Saint Andrew's School

5.00 (3 reviews)
3900 Jog Road
Boca Raton, FL 33434
Attending boarding school at Saint Andrew`s is a transformative experience for students in grades 9 - 12. Resident Life fosters a sense of community, collaboration, and personal responsibility.
Our boarders live on a vibrant 81-acre campus, where learning and personal growth are a top priority, and friendships last a lifetime. We offer a unique student-faculty family program, where new resident students are matched up with a "Faculty Mom" and/or "Faculty Dad" and "Residential Brothers and Sisters.".

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  • Swarthmore College
    St. Andrew's has a unique community atmosphere. Unlike other high-caliber high schools, students are not competitive with one another and look to each other for assistance and guidance; this includes interactions between seniors and freshman. . .
  • Vanderbilt University
    Saint Andrew's school is not just a stellar institution and a supportive facility of faculty and friendship. It is a home. I lived there for four years in the boarding program where I. . .
  • UNC-Chapel Hill
    There are so many wonderful characteristics of Saint Andrew's that I don't know where to begin. One of the strongest points that can be made about the school is the influence of the Honor. . .

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Definition of Terms
 | 2021 School Data
Saint Andrew'sBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered9-129-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationEpiscopalNon-denominational
Year Founded19611907
Campus Size81 acres125 acres

Student Body

Enrollment625 students300 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Score1220* National Avg. »View
SAT range (25th-75th percentile)1080 - 1350-
Average ACT score27*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearNoNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeFormalCasual
Average Class Size15 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Student : Teacher Ratio8:17:1
# of AP / Advanced Courses Offered2818
Number of IB Courses Offered30-
ESL Courses OfferedYesYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program OfferedYesYes
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Tuition Cost

Endowment Size$20 million$25 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
($1,000 matriculation fee. Includes meals/laptop)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant$21,000$25,000
Merit Scholarships OfferedYesNo

Acceptance Rate

Application DeadlineFeb. 1 / rollingJan. 15
Accepts Standardized ApplicationYesNo
SSAT RequiredYesYes
Average Percentile SSAT56%-
Acceptance Rate
Director of AdmissionsAlexandra Tolischus
Denise Redington
Associate Director of AdmissionsLesley Fisher

Course Listings

List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses


# Interscholastic Sports Offered2016
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Water Polo, Wrestling


Total Extracurricular Organizations1223
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Cum Laude Society, Fair Trade Club, Model Congress, Model United Nations, Mu Alpha Theta, Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Robotics Team, Round Square, Science National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, Student Ambassadors, Student Council

College Matriculation

Year: 2001 - 200510 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
University of Florida61
Florida State University24
George Washington University20
University of Miami19
Boston University15
Emory University14
New York University14
Rollins College12
Tulane University9
University of Pennsylvania9
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes

  • Attending boarding school at Saint Andrew`s is a transformative experience for students in grades 9 - 12. Resident Life fosters a sense of community, collaboration, and personal responsibility. Our boarders live on a vibrant 81-acre campus, where learning and personal growth are a top priority, and friendships last a lifetime. We offer a unique student-faculty family program, where new resident students are matched up with a "Faculty Mom" and/or "Faculty Dad" and "Residential Brothers and Sisters."
  • Our academic curriculum includes 46 Honors level courses, 24 Advanced Placement (AP)offerings, and the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme.
  • At Saint Andrew's School, we are proud to offer 19 different sports and 65 different teams between our High School and Middle School including swimming, tennis, and soccer.
  • We are quite proud that 86% of the senior class was admitted to a U.S. college ranked as"Most Competitive" or "Highly Competitive" in the 2019 Barron`s Guide to Colleges. Over 70 students reported earning more than $10 million in merit-based scholarships from different colleges and universities.
  • Saint Andrew's School accreditations: Florida Council of Independent Schools
  • Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
    • Morgan Pressel - LPGA Tour member
    • Vincent Spadea - Former professional tennis player
    • Corina Maorairu - Former professional tennis player
    • Tinsley Ellis - Blues artist
    • Kevin Steele - District Attorney, Pennsylvania

Profile last updated: 07/14/2021

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